PostDoc / Coordination
Esther Pilkington is a performance maker and researcher. She studied Theatre, Film and Media Studies and English at Frankfurt University and graduated from the MA „Practising Performance“ at Aberystwyth University, where she also in 2011 successfully completed her PhD researching the role of the journey in contemporary performance practice. Esther has realised numerous performance projects solo as well as with the performance collectives random people and geheimagentur, mainly in Germany and Great Britain but also in the rest of Europe. Esther has also taught performance and given workshops at universities, art schools, conferences and festivals. As a PostDoc she is researching mobility as a relational practice and is responsible for the coordination of the postgraduate programme.